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1951 Columbus Red Birds

1951 > Class AAA > 1951 American Association
Overall: 53-101
Scored 669 runs, Allowed 935 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 54-100

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Harry Walker
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1950 / 1952

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Joseph Aliperto 24 86 286 251 26 54 6 2 0 25 2 32 23 .215 .304 .255 .559 64 10 0 3
2 Luis Arroyo* 24 9 17 1 .059
3 Vern Benson* 26 138 584 467 95 144 25 6 18 89 2 111 51 .308 .444 .503 .947 235 7 3 3
4 Steve Bilko 22 26 86 74 13 21 2 0 1 6 0 12 18 .284 .384 .351 .735 26 5 0 0
5 Ed Blake 25 34 71 62 4 13 2 0 0 5 0 8 14 .210 .300 .242 .542 15 1 0 1
6 Cloyd Boyer 23 5 10 5 .500
7 Roy Broome 30 102 405 369 41 109 14 7 8 74 6 31 39 .295 .352 .436 .788 161 16 1 4
8 Bob Clear 23 11 6 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 .333 .667 .333 1.000 1 0 0 0
9 George Copeland 30 13 17 14 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .071 .071 .143 .214 2 0 0 3
10 Bernie Creger 24 84 314 294 31 71 11 0 1 17 3 17 25 .241 .285 .289 .574 85 5 1 2
11 Jack Crimian 25 36 12 10 1 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 3 .200 .200 .300 .500 3 1 0 2
12 Cot Deal# 28 114 463 393 62 103 17 3 18 69 1 70 55 .262 .374 .458 .832 180 15 0 0
13 George Drees? -- 7 11 3 .273
14 Maurice Garlock 23 10 13 12 1 5 2 0 1 2 0 0 5 .417 .462 .833 1.295 10 0 1 0
15 Johnny Grodzicki 34 4 3 2 .667
16 Neal Hertweck* 19 5 4 1 .250
17 Elroy Joyce 26 14 27 26 2 7 1 0 0 3 0 0 8 .269 .269 .308 .577 8 0 0 1
18 Robert Kerce# 24 4 6 1 .167
19 Russ Kerns* 30 2 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
20 Donald Kohler 22 4 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
21 Chuck Kress* 29 63 233 202 31 53 10 2 9 41 8 31 27 .262 .361 .465 .826 94 2 0 0
22 Kurt Krieger 24 11 20 20 1 4 1 1 0 2 0 0 5 .200 .200 .350 .550 7 0 0 0
23 Pete Lewis 30 35 124 120 7 28 2 1 0 7 0 4 14 .233 .258 .267 .525 32 5 0 0
24 Chip Marshall 31 67 217 160 20 42 7 1 4 19 0 53 54 .263 .446 .394 .840 63 2 0 4
25 Peter Mazar 30 27 55 50 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 12 .060 .130 .080 .210 4 1 0 1
26 Fred McAlister 23 144 539 516 45 114 22 6 2 48 3 13 86 .221 .242 .298 .540 154 22 1 9
27 Herb Moford 22 17 22 18 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 7 .167 .250 .167 .417 3 0 0 2
28 Vincent Moreci* 21 12 39 31 6 9 0 0 2 5 1 7 6 .290 .421 .484 .905 15 1 0 1
29 Dick Morgan 23 102 341 322 27 75 12 2 1 34 0 18 27 .233 .274 .292 .565 94 16 0 1
30 Glen Moulder 33 23 40 40 4 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 6 .150 .150 .175 .325 7 4 0 0
31 Mo Mozzali* 28 123 477 426 81 124 32 3 8 49 2 46 21 .291 .364 .437 .801 186 13 3 2
32 James Neufeldt 24 11 36 31 5 7 1 0 0 2 0 4 3 .226 .314 .258 .572 8 0 0 1
33 Hisel Patrick 25 25 61 54 6 9 0 1 0 3 0 3 13 .167 .211 .204 .414 11 0 0 4
34 Lee Peterson 28 52 29 25 3 5 1 0 0 1 0 2 6 .200 .259 .240 .499 6 2 0 2
35 Buddy Phillips 25 8 28 7 .250
36 Howard Phillips* 21 42 169 145 23 34 6 0 2 7 0 24 28 .234 .343 .317 .660 46 4 0 0
37 Rip Repulski 22 115 425 400 49 110 24 4 9 56 4 20 88 .275 .313 .423 .735 169 10 2 3
38 Sanford Silverstein 26 11 15 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .071 .133 .071 .205 1 0 0 0
39 David Thomas 27 14 15 13 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 .077 .200 .077 .277 1 0 0 0
40 Harry Walker* 34 110 358 298 63 117 24 1 6 39 10 55 18 .393 .490 .540 1.030 161 4 2 3
41 Harvey Zernia* 25 22 73 69 11 19 5 0 0 6 0 4 8 .275 .315 .348 .663 24 2 0 0
41 Players 26.3 154 5662 5013 669 1315 232 43 90 625 42 581 707 .262 .341 .380 .720 1903 152 14 54
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Luis Arroyo* 24 3 2 .600 4.17 9 1 41.0 44 23 19 3 21 11 1 0 2 1.585 9.7 0.7 4.6 2.4 0.52
2 Ed Blake 25 7 15 .318 5.91 27 24 12 1 172.0 206 127 113 93 72 10 3 9 1.738 10.8 4.9 3.8 0.77
3 Cloyd Boyer 23 2 3 .400 2.02 5 2 40.0 29 12 9 4 22 44 1 1 1 1.275 6.5 0.9 5.0 9.9 2.00
4 Bob Clear 23 0 4 .000 9.82 11 0 22.0 33 23 24 2 23 15 0 2 0 2.545 13.5 0.8 9.4 6.1 0.65
5 George Copeland 30 2 3 .400 5.67 13 5 1 0 46.0 49 35 29 41 22 0 0 2 1.957 9.6 8.0 4.3 0.54
6 Jack Crimian 25 5 3 .625 3.41 36 0 0 0 58.0 64 26 22 30 40 1 0 2 1.621 9.9 4.7 6.2 1.33
7 Cot Deal 28 1 2 .333 6.95 4 2 22.0 25 21 17 1 12 9 0 0 2 1.682 10.2 0.4 4.9 3.7 0.75
8 George Drees? -- 1 0 1.000 7.00 7 0 27.0 36 24 21 4 17 10 0 0 1 1.963 12.0 1.3 5.7 3.3 0.59
9 Maurice Garlock 23 1 2 .333 6.63 10 1 38.0 38 28 28 8 27 15 2 0 2 1.711 9.0 1.9 6.4 3.6 0.56
10 Johnny Grodzicki 34 1 1 .500 14.62 4 0 8.0 12 13 13 3 11 5 0 0 1 2.875 13.5 3.4 12.4 5.6 0.45
11 Elroy Joyce 26 3 9 .250 6.00 14 11 6 1 75.0 90 54 50 34 36 1 0 0 1.653 10.8 4.1 4.3 1.06
12 Robert Kerce 24 0 2 .000 6.00 4 0 18.0 20 15 12 1 10 5 2 1 2 1.667 10.0 0.5 5.0 2.5 0.50
13 Donald Kohler* 22 0 1 .000 10.29 4 0 7.0 12 10 8 0 8 3 0 0 0 2.857 15.4 0.0 10.3 3.9 0.38
14 Kurt Krieger 24 1 5 .167 5.79 7 4 42.0 44 31 27 2 22 27 3 0 2 1.571 9.4 0.4 4.7 5.8 1.23
15 Peter Mazar* 30 7 12 .368 5.85 26 22 8 0 143.0 168 99 93 61 58 0 0 1 1.601 10.6 3.8 3.7 0.95
16 Herb Moford 22 2 5 .286 7.43 16 9 0 0 63.0 69 60 52 57 17 7 0 2 2.000 9.9 8.1 2.4 0.30
17 Glen Moulder 33 2 12 .143 6.26 23 10 5 0 115.0 135 88 80 61 53 4 1 2 1.704 10.6 4.8 4.1 0.87
18 Hisel Patrick 25 8 11 .421 5.86 25 22 8 0 149.0 165 108 97 89 76 4 1 3 1.705 10.0 5.4 4.6 0.85
19 Lee Peterson 28 4 4 .500 4.74 52 1 0 0 112.0 135 69 59 41 51 2 1 2 1.571 10.8 3.3 4.1 1.24
20 Sanford Silverstein 26 1 4 .200 6.43 11 1 42.0 49 31 30 6 31 22 0 1 1 1.905 10.5 1.3 6.6 4.7 0.71
21 David Thomas 27 2 1 .667 7.29 14 0 42.0 64 34 34 2 23 7 0 0 3 2.071 13.7 0.4 4.9 1.5 0.30
22 Harry Walker 34 0 0 2 3.0
22 Players 26.7 53 101 .344 154 154 935

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Dick Morgan 94 383 45 10 7 .977 4.55 7
Chip Marshall 66 283 36 6 6 .982 4.83 4

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mo Mozzali 67 557 46 5 50 .992 9.00
Chuck Kress 59 465 41 3 41 .994 8.58
Steve Bilko 21 138 12 1 13 .993 7.14
Harry Walker 10 83 6 0 4 1.000 8.90

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bernie Creger 71 166 171 11 41 .968 4.75
Howard Phillips 37 93 95 7 18 .964 5.08
Harry Walker 29 59 52 2 14 .982 3.83
Vern Benson 20 46 49 6 8 .941 4.75
Joseph Aliperto 12 12 15 0 3 1.000 2.25

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vern Benson 106 98 179 17 12 .942 2.61
Joseph Aliperto 53 54 78 15 6 .898 2.49

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred McAlister 140 264 393 22 58 .968 4.69
Joseph Aliperto 17 17 27 4 8 .917 2.59

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rip Repulski 105 272 7 5 0 .982 2.66
Cot Deal 104 172 6 7 2 .962 1.71
Roy Broome 101 238 9 9 0 .965 2.45
Harry Walker 50 101 6 4 0 .964 2.14
Mo Mozzali 42 72 4 2 0 .974 1.81
Pete Lewis 29 82 2 1 0 .988 2.90
Harvey Zernia 15 27 2 1 1 .967 1.93
Vern Benson 14 28 1 1 0 .967 2.07
Vincent Moreci 10 22 1 0 0 1.000 2.30

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lee Peterson 52 11 15 0 2 1.000 0.50
Jack Crimian 36 3 12 1 0 .938 0.42
Ed Blake 27 9 30 2 4 .951 1.44
Peter Mazar 26 5 21 0 2 1.000 1.00
Hisel Patrick 25 5 14 1 1 .950 0.76
Glen Moulder 23 4 23 2 1 .931 1.17
Herb Moford 16 4 13 1 1 .944 1.06
Elroy Joyce 14 2 11 0 0 1.000 0.93
David Thomas 14 2 8 0 0 1.000 0.71
George Copeland 13 7 7 0 0 1.000 1.08
Bob Clear 11 4 6 1 1 .909 0.91
Sanford Silverstein 11 2 5 1 1 .875 0.64
Maurice Garlock 10 3 4 0 0 1.000 0.70
Luis Arroyo 9 0.00
George Drees 7 0.00
Kurt Krieger 7 0.00
Cloyd Boyer 5 0.00
Cot Deal 4 0.00
Johnny Grodzicki 4 0.00
Robert Kerce 4 0.00
Donald Kohler 4 0.00
Harry Walker 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Joseph Aliperto 24 R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 1, 1926
Luis Arroyo 24 L L 5' 8.0" 178 Feb 18, 1927 Penuelas, PR
Vern Benson 26 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Sep 19, 1924 Granite Quarry, NC, US
Steve Bilko 22 R R 6' 1.0" 230 Nov 13, 1928 Nanticoke, PA, US
Ed Blake 25 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 23, 1925 East St. Louis, IL, US
Cloyd Boyer 23 R R 6' 1.0" 188 Sep 1, 1927 Alba, MO, US
Roy Broome 30 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 17, 1921 Norwood, NC, US
Bob Clear 23 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 14, 1927 Denver, CO, US
George Copeland 30 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1921
Bernie Creger 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 21, 1927 Wytheville, VA, US
Jack Crimian 25 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Feb 17, 1926 Philadelphia, PA, US
Cot Deal 28 S R 5' 10.0" 185 Jan 23, 1923 Arapaho, OK, US
George Drees -- Unknown
Maurice Garlock 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 4, 1927
Johnny Grodzicki 34 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 26, 1917 Nanticoke, PA, US
Neal Hertweck 19 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 22, 1931 St. Louis, MO, US
Elroy Joyce 26 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jun 22, 1925 Stokes County, NC, US
Robert Kerce 24 S R 6' 5.0" 180 1927
Russ Kerns 30 L R 6' 0.0" 188 Nov 10, 1920 Fremont, OH, US
Donald Kohler 22 R L 6' 3.0" 195 1929
Chuck Kress 29 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 9, 1921 Philadelphia, PA, US
Kurt Krieger 24 R R 6' 3.0" 212 Sep 16, 1926 Traisen, AT
Pete Lewis 30 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 4, 1921 Camden, AR, US
Chip Marshall 31 R R 5' 10.0" 178 Aug 28, 1919 Wilmington, DE, US
Peter Mazar 30 R L 5' 9.0" 152 Feb 9, 1921 Annandale, NJ, US
Fred McAlister 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Mar 1, 1928 Lynchburg, VA, US
Herb Moford 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 6, 1928 Brooksville, KY, US
Vincent Moreci 21 L L 5' 10.0" 190 Oct 11, 1929 San Francisco, CA, US
Dick Morgan 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 2, 1928
Glen Moulder 33 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 28, 1917 Cleveland, OK, US
Mo Mozzali 28 L L 5' 10.0" 158 Dec 12, 1922 Louisville, KY, US
James Neufeldt 24 R 6' 0.0" 160 1927
Hisel Patrick 25 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 21, 1925
Lee Peterson 28 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 6, 1922
Buddy Phillips 25 R 5' 10.0" 190 Jul 15, 1925 Fort Smith, AR, US
Howard Phillips 21 L 5' 11.0" 162 Jan 7, 1930
Rip Repulski 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Oct 4, 1928 Sauk Rapids, MN, US
Sanford Silverstein 26 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1925
David Thomas 27 R R 5' 9.0" 150 Jul 6, 1923
Harry Walker 34 L R 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 22, 1916 Pascagoula, MS, US
Harvey Zernia 25 L 6' 1.0" 175 May 31, 1926 Milwaukee, WI, US

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